Jenny Edkins is Professor of Politics at The University of Manchester. Her books include Face Politics (2015), Missing: Persons and Politics (2011), Trauma and the Memory of Politics (2003) and Whose Hunger? Concepts of Famine, Practices of Aid (2000).
On 14th June 2017, 72 people lost their lives in the Grenfell Tower fire. In the days after, Oren Ziv of the Activestills collective created this photo diary revealing the resilience, anger and grieving in the community and stark injustices...Read full article
A year has passed since the Grenfell tower fire. In this blog, activists, writers and firefighters come together to remember Grenfell, an act of public murder.Read full article
On the 14th June 2017, a fire engulfed the Grenfell Tower. On the 2nd anniversary, Phil Scraton remembers the disaster.Read full article
Two years on from the devastating Grenfell fire, we talk to Gracie Mae Bradley, Monique Charles, Nadine El-Enany and Daniel Renwick about its legacy of structural violence and community resistance.Read full article